About this food intolerance test
This test analyses 44 foods. In addition to the typically most common vegetables meat, fruits, cereals, dairy products and eggs, their alternatives and region-specific foods are also tested. It is a purely diagnostic examination and does not include any dietary recommendations.
A specialised laboratory performs a reliable diagnostic test ( ELISA) to measure IgG antibody to 180 foods in your blood. Based on the results of the antibody titre, the foodstuffs are then categorized into three categories:
The 44 Foods We Test
The Foods You Can Food Intolerance Test 44 foods, provides a detailed and individual analysis of the 44 most common trigger foods that we can have intolerances with. This test is an easy to use simple skin prick test on your finger, all you have to do is send off to the lab and we do the rest for you.
Do you ever eat out? well most of us do, and sometimes after eating the meal you have looked forward to all week, you feel terrible and you wonder why that is the case? or you eat your favourite cake that you have been used to eating for a number of years and all of a sudden you feel bloated and you wonder why?
As we all know now more and more of us seem to be suffering from symptoms such as are bloating, tiredness, indigestion, water retention, skin problems, believe it or not food can be the issue to why we are suffering from these problems. Some studies have now shown that at least 1 in 5 of the Uk’s population do suffer from a food intolerance.
Having a intolerance to gluten, dairy, citrus fruit, chocolate, sugar and yeast as well as caffeine are some of the most common food intolerance that people do suffer from, now these ingredients are found in every day foods such as bread, cereals, pasta, coffee, milk and cheese to name a few.
If you have a food intolerance you start to react to the foods that you have an intolerance too causing some of the symptoms that were mentioned above. This will continue to happen and effect your day to day life, whether this may be at work or when you are out and about meaning you cannot relax when you enjoy your food.
Capillary Blood Collection Kit incorporating the NEW Blood Collection Card: Provides all of the equipment and instructions necessary for you to conduct a pin prick test in the relaxed surroundings of your own home and send it to our lab.
Watch The Video Below Explaining How a Blood Sample is Taken Below.
You will receive a detailed results pack containing:
A brief report providing your level of reaction to each trigger food at a glance.
Full details of foods you are intolerant too.
A patient manual that provides you with background information and many hints and tips for a successful change in diet.
A food rotation and consultation plan to help you map out your new diet.
Once You Take your test and send your sample off to the lab we advise that you wait between 5 to 7 working days before you should receive your results, the results will be emailed to you.
Your results will explain to you if you have a problem with any of the 44 common foods, if you have we advise that you remove these foods from your diet for between 2- 3 months, then slowly re-introduce these foods, If you have any foods which are borderline you should be aware of eating these foods.
After the 2-3 months you can reintroduce the foods one by one but If your symptoms return when a particular food is re-introduced, the food should again be removed from the diet.
It is important that for any food you take out of your diet, you swap it with a suitable alternatives so as not to lose out on essential nutrients for the body. We’re here to help for foods, advise and much more.
Please note that if you are based outside of the UK, you will need to pay shipping charges to our lab.
The food intolerance results are fast and take between 5 to 7 working days after receipt of the sample at the lab to be uploaded to your personal secure account area. From here you can download the results yourself. An email and SMS will be sent to you once the results have been uploaded. Your account area is accessible at any time and results can be directly printed from there.
We can test for a range of different allergies and health markers, using one of our home-testing kits. In this kit, you'll be able to test:
The most abundant type of antibody, IgG is found in all body fluids and protects against bacterial and viral infections.